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World TB Day 2013: Media round-up

25 March 2013

Following our blogpost yesterday you may well have been aware that yesterday was World TB Day. Leading media outlets in the UK certainly took note and here we provide a round-up of what some of them have been saying about the growing threat of TB both domestically and globally.

Friday saw some...

A Historic Day

20 March 2013

The UK announces 0.7% of GNI will be spent on Aid. The UK Government deserves immense praise for doing the right and smart thing.

No Child Forgotten: Education and Inequality Post-2015

19 March 2013

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"The Millennium Development Goals have left behind millions of forgotten children. Had they tackled educational inequality 9 million more children could now be in school in Nigeria and Pakistan alone."

The Global Campaign for Education (...

RESULTS joins a game of Spot The George

19 March 2013

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This morning RESULTS UK joined 500 of its fellow IF campaigners in dressing up as George Osborne. Complete with masks and budget boxes we descended on Parliament Square to remind the chancellor to keep his promise to spend 0....

Dying For Gold tour updates from Warwick, Birmingham, Glasgow and Southampton

18 March 2013

In the last 5 days we have ventured to the Midlands for screenings in Warwick and Birmingham, back to Scotland for the Medcin Global Health Conference and then back down to the South of England for a screening in Southampton last night! Tonight we are in Bristol,tommorrow in Poole, then back to London for the screening at the Ritzy Cinema on Wednesday night and the LSHTM event on the Friday evening.

Have a read below to see what we have been up to and remember to sign the...

Improving Nutrition - imperative for child survival

15 March 2013

Over the last few years our global health team, and dedicated grassroots activists, have focused mainly on increasing government resources to two issues which are generally neglected – tuberculosis (TB) and immunisation . At RESULTS we work on issues where we believe we can have the greatest impact in the lives of the world’s poorest people. To have the greatest...

New updates from the Dying For Gold tour

15 March 2013

We are now on day 9 of the Dying For Gold tour! Have a read of some of the latest blog posts from the TGTD team from Sheffield, Norwich and Cambridge.

Day 4: Sheffield

We rose on Sunday morning feeling slightly heavy from our delicious curry at the legendary Akbars, loaded the car and set our across mightily Yorkshire for Sheffield, the city of steel. The mining and industrial manufacturing history of the region is remembered in the names of bridges, rivers and towns across...

Prime Minister: disability, post-2015 goals and 0.7%

14 March 2013

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Prime Minister's Questions , the weekly opportunity for MPs to grill David Cameron in...

March Focus Call Annouced!

13 March 2013

We are pleased to announce that the March focus call will be taking place on Tuesday the 19th of March at 7.00pm

In this month’s call, we will be discussing our new area of work on child nutrition , ahead of our April action on the issue and the launch of Live Below the Line.

The call will be a great opportunity to learn more about child nutrition and to ask questions before we start taking actions on...

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